Talking Property with Buyer's Agent Patrick Bright

Buyer’s agents have become prevalent in the real estate landscape over the past decade or so. Patrick Bright is an experienced buyer’s agent who has seen multiple market booms, price corrections, and crashes.

Patrick is the author of the best-selling book The Insiders Guide to Buying Real Estate.

Patrick recently caught up with us to discuss the current property market and the tricks both buyers and sellers should avoid.


Townhouses have become the goldilocks solution for many buyers during the boom in property prices.

Most market commentary focuses on ‘units’ and ‘house’ price performance. Where do townhouses fit in this equation?

In the stats promoted by most research firms, they fall under ‘unit dwellings’ because many exist on strata title. This generalisation sets up a misread for anyone that categorises a townhouse as simply a unit dwelling.



The Chris Smith show with Peter O'Malley

In this episode of Open House, Peter O'Malley joins 2GB's Chris Smith to discuss an end to the lockdowns, ongoing property price surges, APRA interventions, and the return of investors.